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Old School, High Abbotside

Description: Old School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 323175

OS Grid Reference: SD8664591202
OS Grid Coordinates: 386645, 491202
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3162, -2.2068

Location: High Abbotside, North Yorkshire DL8 3LZ

Locality: High Abbotside
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 3LZ

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Listing Text

SD 89 SE
Old School

Former school and schoolmaster's house. Dated 1875. Possibly by R H
Carpenter. Rubble with ashlar dressing, Westmorland slate roof. House:
single-storey bay to left of gabled 2-storey bay, attached to school on
right. School: set back; single-storey, 5-bays, the right 2 bays gabled.
House: part-glazed door to left bay, 3-light mullion-and-transom windows to
right bay with bargeboards to gable; oversailing eaves. Eaves stack to
right. Left return hung with Welsh slates. School, from left: 4-panel door
below 2-pane overlight in open porch with Tuscan colonnette at angle; 3-, 4-
and 3-light mullion windows; 2 cross windows with dated quatrefoil above,
bargeboards to gable; oversailing eaves. 3 wooden vents in roof slope.
Stack on apex of right gable; lateral rear central stack.

Listing NGR: SD8664591202

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Source: English Heritage

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